MHF Pre-Evaluation

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1. Mental health is often neglected and given much less attention than physical health, especially in developing countries.
True  False  
 
2. In the MHF program, you are trained to talk more than you listen.
True  False  
 
3. The MHF process includes preparation, learning about the person, learning about the problem, and considering solutions.
True  False  
 
4. You must recognize your own limitations. If you cannot meet a person's needs you must refer the person for care.
True  False  
 
5. Human development is biological and is not affected by environmental factors such as violence, the media, family size, or poverty.
True  False  
 
6. Sadness, anger, disgust, joy, surprise, and fear all correspond to the same basic facial expressions across cultures.
True  False  
 
7. Active listening involves your eyes, your ears, and your instincts.
True  False  
 
8. "Words" are critical and are the only way to communicate.
True  False  
 
9. Touch can be helpful or hurtful, so it is something that should only be used sparingly, if at all.
True  False  
 
10. Empathy is a deep connection to the emotional state of another person.
True  False  
 
11. When in doubt you should avoid focusing on feelings.
True  False